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Kahler Financial Group’s founder, Rick Kahler, is recognized on a national level for his knowledge of traditional and cutting edge financial planning services.

He is frequently quoted in consumer, business, and financial trade media:  television, newspapers, magazines, blogs, conferences, radio programs, and websites.

Rick also writes a weekly blog through our website called Financial Awakenings.


Rick Kahler In The News

Your retirement fund: Smart ways to withdraw

Withdrawing at the wrong time can create serious tax consequences. Read the story from USA Today with Rick Kahler, owner of Kahler Financial Group.

Women & Investing

Aditi Kothari talks about women and investing in conversation with Rick Kahler

July FOCUS with BlackHILLS Fox

Focus–July 2014. Financial planning with Jack Caudill, Rick Kahler, Jeff Wangen and Terry Mills

The Most Valuable Assets to Leave for Your Heirs

A Roth IRA Is Often the Best Inheritance, but the Decision Depends on Your Finances and Goals

A Nervy Approach to Retirement Saving

Forget your 401(k) plan. The big money today is building nest eggs on everything from show horses to rock bands.

Using “Money Scripts” for Better Financial Planning

At Kahler Financial Planning in Rapid City, S.D., new clients fill out long questionnaires that probe their thoughts, feelings and beliefs about money.

Another thing to Blame on Parents

Rick Kahler, the workshop’s financial planner, said that once people get beyond their baggage, they make more appropriate investment decisions. “It’s about moving on to clarity,” he said.

Rick Kahler - Written Insights

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 11/30/21 Before holiday shopping, make sure you’re protecting your personal and financial information online

  10/19/21 A new proposal that received backlash for privacy concerns

10/19/21 This could be the worst market for a first-time homebuyer, experts say

10/05/21 Here’s how states like South Dakota have become global tax havens

8/16/21 How Healthy Life Habits Save Clients Money

   8/14/21 Bad Heir Day: How to Prepare For Your Bequest Going To A Spendthrift

07/19/21 The Financial Freedom of Owning Less

06/09/21 How Financial Therapy Could Benefit Your Clients – and Your Practice

05/28/21 When Investing Experts Make A Wrong Call

04/30/2021 Educate Clients About the Need for a Team Approach to Advice

03/14/2021 How Paying Taxes Affects Your Brain

01/10/2021 A budget game plan: Mother of five pledges to freeze all of her non-essential spending for January

01/10/2021 The Crazy Stuff We Do With Money — Explained

11/12/2020 How Much Does It Take To Be Rich? 

10/22/2020 India Rose James on inheriting Soho: I was told I never had to work, ever

09/17/2020 Biden or Trump? Plenty of young people remain undecided about who is best for their finances

08/23/2020 How To Deal With Biden Tax Hikes

05/18/2020 Financial Advisors Face New Challenges in the way they Manage Workflow, Communicate with Co-workers and Clients

04/16/2020 What Financial Planners Do For You Amid This Market Turbulence

01/20/2020 How to Avoid Getting Hosed on Credit Card Points

 09/30/2019  Why the Best Person to Give you Money advice May NOT be an Accountant or Financial Adviser

Rick Kahler on Money Magazine 08/20/2019 The Best Books to Help You Pay Off Debt, According to Finance Experts

07/09/2019 How to Escape the American Tax Man When you Retire Abroad 

 09/26/2018 Are you a Breadsharer or a Breadwinner?

02/06/2018 Should You Pay Off that Mortgage Before Retirement? 

12/06/2017 Advisory Firms Turn to Life Coaches, Psychologists  

 07/05/2017 How to Prepare for Retirement

 06/21/2017 CFP Wants to Extend Fiduciary Duty

 06/20/2017 CFP Board’s Proposal to Expand Fiduciary Duty Draws Praise, Carries Risk

03/15/2017 Manage Risk, and Investor Quirks, Decade by Decade

 02/13/2017 How to Avoid Financial Disaster During Divorce 

 03/03/2017 What the Unemployment Figures Don’t Tell You

 02/13/2017 Here’s how Talking About Money can Improve your Bottom Line

 12/10/2016 How to Retire Abroad, and Where to Go 

Rick Kahler on Money Magazine06/24/2016 Why it Pays to Picture Your Retirement 

Rick Kahler - Podcasts

Warren Buffet - What is Your Subconscious Relationship With Money?

by David Lenok featuring Rick Kahler | Celebrity Estates: Wills of the Rich and Famous Podcast 06/09/2021

What to Plan with Likely Tax Changes in 2021!

by Charles Musgrove featuring Rick Kahler | Answers That Count Podcast 01/14/2021

How to Make Sense of Your Emotions & Money

by Shaun Maslyk | The Most Hated F-Word Podcast (Ep 13) 09/16/2020


Comparison of Financial Psychology, Behavioral Finance and Finology

by Jake Wagner | What is Finology? Podcast 09/28/18

Intersection Between Therapy & Financial Planning

by SDPB Radio - Rick Kahler | In The Moment Radio Show 05/21/2018

Click here to listen to more episodes of SDPB's In the Moment featuring Rick Kahler

Our other planners, Nathan Gehring and Christina Lynn, also write articles for some of our industry’s leading magazines such as the Journal for Financial Planning, the NAPFA Advisor, and the FPA Next Generation Planner Magazine.


Christina Lynn - Podcasts
02/11/2021 Ruthie Ridley & Phina Ellerman featuring Christina Lynn